Definition of Microlite

1. n. A rare mineral of resinous luster and high specific gravity. It is a tantalate of calcium, and occurs in octahedral crystals usually very minute.



Definition of Microlite

1. Noun. (minerology) A basic fluoride of sodium, calcium, tantalum and niobium that is isomorphous with pyrochlore ¹

2. Noun. (archaeology) A microlith ¹

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Medical Definition of Microlite

1. 1. A rare mineral of resinous luster and high specific gravity. It is a tantalate of calcium, and occurs in octahedral crystals usually very minute. 2. A minute inclosed crystal, often observed when minerals or rocks are examined in thin sections under the microscope. Origin: Micro-. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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